By Aaron McBride
The WPTDeepStacks is delighted to confirm its return to Marrakech across September 14-22, 2019 with the poker action stretching across nine days at the Casino de Marrakech. It will be the seventh consecutive year for the WPT in the popular Moroccan city and the third featuring the WPTDeepStacks.
As always, WPTDeepStacks is not only here to offer you fantastic poker events but also give you the chance to view Europe and Africa’s best locations to broaden your horizons and have a complete experience!
Take a look at what’s on offer in Marrakech below.
Resort & Dining
Get ready for a scorcher of a week in Marrakech as the action at the poker tables heats up, so will the streets with an average temperature of 32 degrees and 12 hours of sun a day!
The stunning Es Saadi Resort will your first port of call on your downtime with a variety of entertainment located just a short walk from the Casino de Marrakech, including a state-of-the-art spa and gardens.
Within the resort, you won’t be left short of dining options including the five-star ‘Le Saadi’ serving up traditional Moroccan cuisine as well as authentic French dishes, described as ‘ A subtle balance between modern and traditional cuisine offering fresh local products that will delight your taste buds.’
The ‘Jardin D’Hiver’ allows your mornings to start perfectly, enjoying breakfast in the warm breeze while overlooking the picturesque gardens, which features winding paths, water features, fruitful trees, and its very own vegetable patch.
A Day Away
Whether you are looking to explore the city and its traditions or find a spot to relax for the day, Marrakech is diverse with options.
Oasiria Waterpark is just a 10-minute drive from the Es Saadi Resort, so making a splash away from the poker tables is also an option! Entry for an adult costs approximately € 23, with a free shuttle bus provided from nearby locations. Whether you fancy a relaxing drift along the lazy river or an adrenaline rush on one of the 17 sliding slopes, you will be in for a fun-filled day.
Museums such as the ‘Le Jardin Secret’ and interesting local attraction such as the ‘Medina of Marrakech‘ and ‘Jardin Majorelle‘ will allow you to experience the architecture, shopping, and beauty of the streets and gardens.
If you want to take your culinary experience to the next level, why not try your hand at one of the various Moroccan cooking classes for an evening of both education and entertainment.
Within the Es Saadi Resort, various bars present a relaxing atmosphere including live sport at ‘The Fan Zone‘, live music at the ‘The Piano Bar’ and even a dance hotspot at the ‘Theatro‘ nightclub which describes itself as ‘ a vibrant nightlife experience with unique shows featuring acrobats, jugglers and dancers!’
As you can see Marrakech is full of opportunities to make your trip to the WPTDeepStacks memorable, and who knows, you may even walk away with the Main Event trophy in your hands as well! We look forward to seeing you there.
WPTDS Marrakech Schedule:
Dates: September 14-15 2019
Buy-in: 4,000 MAD
Dates: September 17-18 2019
Buy-in: 6,000 MAD
WPTDS High Roller
Dates: September 18-19 2019
Buy-in: 20,000 MAD
WPTDS Main Event
Dates: September 19-22 2019
Buy-in: 13,200 MAD
WPTDS Super High Roller
Dates: September 23, 2019
Buy-in: 30,000 MAD
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